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Doel Reed

 (1895 - 1985)
Doel Reed was active/lived in Oklahoma, New Mexico, Indiana.  Doel Reed is known for modernist-leaning landscape and figure painting, aquatint, teaching.

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Doel Reed


Remembered as an important member of the Taos art community after 1960, Doel Reed achieved an international reputation as a landscape artist and printmaker, and as a master of aquatint. His paintings and aquatints were earth-toned and geometric in style and featured architectural forms of the New Mexico landscape.

He was born in Logansport, Indiana, and from 1924 until 1959, chaired the art department at Oklahoma State University. Then he moved to Talpa, near Taos, New Mexico where he and his family had been spending many summers and he had done and he did much sketching in Arizona and New Mexico, especially the countryside and pueblos near Talpa. His method of working was to sketch in the field and then complete the paintings in his  ...  Displaying 750 of 11893 characters.



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About  Doel Reed

Born:  1895 - Logansport, Indiana
Died:   1985 - Taos, New Mexico
Known for:  modernist-leaning landscape and figure painting, aquatint, teaching